IBM getting into the online media business… interesting. Well, I guess not so much the media business itself, as I’d assume that they’ll be providing most of the infrastructure for the deal, with Realâ„¢ taking care of the media end of things. This is going to be a great way for up-&-coming music artists to spread their content online.
“The product, available sometime in the second quarter of 2004, will let companies digitize, manage and secure their content assets, and distribute and sell use of those assets, without having to create the technology infrastructure from scratch…”
Story at ZDNet.